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Our Favorite Kitchen Flooring Styles

Whether you are baking a pumpkin pie or grabbing a late-night snack, your kitchen is the center of your Maple Grove home. An updated floor can completely transform the appearance of the room, making it feel brand new again. Besides being beautiful, your kitchen floor should be durable and water-resistant. To make your decision process…
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The Best Hardwood Alternatives for Your Maple Grove Home

Hardwood flooring is classic and beautiful, but with a hefty price tag and potential for water damage, it might not be the best option for every area in your Maple Grove home. Fortunately, there are a variety of affordable and durable wood-look alternatives to consider! Floor Coverings International Maple Grove is proud to connect homeowners with laminate, vinyl, porcelain,…
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3 Laundry Room Flooring Ideas We Love

When was the last time you considered your laundry room flooring options? Here at Floor Coverings International Maple Grove, we think that utility areas like the laundry room deserve more attention than they get! Installing the right type of flooring can help you make the most out of your functional space, and prevent damage to your home. Read on…
Travertine tile in Maple Grove

A Starter Guide to Natural Stone

Installing natural stone tiles adds character and beauty to your home that is both organic and unique. No two stone tiles are the same because they are harvested from quarries and are created in nature. But with the wide selection of stones to choose from, which one is ideal for your Maple Grove property? To help…
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3 Top Tile Types

Solid tile floors are a historied choice in residential and commercial flooring, with a well-earned reputation for elegance, durability, and resilience. For Brooklyn Park homeowners looking to carry on the tile tradition, Floor Coverings International Maple Grove offers this little guide on three popular options in tile floors. Ceramic Fired to new strength in the heat of the kiln, ceramic…
White Subway Tile with Black Grout in Plymouth

Getting Creative with Subway Tile

Subway tiles hail from the tunnels of New York City but are becoming increasingly popular in Plymouth and surrounding area homes. At Floor Coverings International Maple Grove, we pride ourselves on being able to help homeowners find and create home designs that they love. With our expert knowledge of subway tiles, we suggest checking out these options for your…
Backsplash tile kitchen in Maple Grove

3 Unique Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

The backsplash of your Maple Grove kitchen is a central focal point that you probably find yourself staring at as you cook, bake, do the dishes, and generally “hang out” in your kitchen. Your family and guests to your home will also certainly notice your backsplash — for better or worse — so make sure it stands…
Cleaning tile floors in Maple Grove

How to Clean Grout Lines Around Tile

As our Floor Coverings International Maple Grove team will tell you, tile flooring is capable of enduring foot traffic, frequent spills, and other wear and tear. However, neglecting to keep it free of soap scum, mold, or grime will wear down your tile and grout over time. Maintaining the tile itself is fairly easy: sweep and mop frequently, and…
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3 Hardwood Flooring Alternatives That Look Like Real Wood

Hardwood floors have a classic beauty that is hard to match, but they also have a few downsides. For example, they can be loud, they are susceptible to water damage, and they can be scratched and dented. If you are concerned about any of these issues, then you may want to consider other flooring options…
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Travertine Infographic – Maple Grove

What do you know about travertine? Probably not enough. This is a natural stone tile that deserves some attention, so be sure to check out this handy infographic about travertine from Floor Coverings International Maple Grove! Photo Credit: Kelly vanDellen, Claudio Divizia